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Scope and Contents Published since 1880, serving the Coopersville area.
Dates: Publication: 1995-present
Collection Description The Learning to Give records collection documents the beginning of the program with the K-12 Education in Philanthropy Project up to its merger with The LEAGUE. The collection includes proposals for programs, lesson plans and grants, funding and budget information, business plans, meetings with the Executive Committee, Board of Trustees and Steering Committee, newspaper clippings, various publications on philanthropy and education, and artifacts including T-shirts, pins and awards.
Dates: 1995 - 2006
Series — Box: 102
Abstract Counseling and Student Development Center of Student Services quarterly newsletter.
Abstract Undergraduate and graduate course catalogs distributed to incoming students to provide students with information and guidance for enrollment. Includes some catalogs for William James College, College IV, School of General Studies, and Transfer Student Guidebook, 2003. Graduate Bulletins published separately from 1986.
Series — Box: 71
Abstract Single issue GVSU College Republicans news and op-ed collection. October 1998.
Collection — Box: 1
Collection Description The collection consists of seven handwritten bound diaries maintained from October 23, 1906 to July 30, 1957. Diaries were maintained routinely throughout this time with gaps from 1918 to 1922, 1936 to 1944, and from 1949 to 1953 indicating that some volumes may be missing. He writes about his work, the weather, and his family. Mr. Cronkhite traveled as far as New York and Colorado for his work. He mentions creating drawings of turpentine stills for the C.W. Thomas turpentine refinery in Nolan,...
Dates: 1906 - 1957
Series — Box: 109
Abstract Office of Minority Affairs/Multicultural Center. Predecessor to OMA Newsletter.
Scope and Contents The collection contains 170 letters and more than 50 postcards written or received by James B.F. Curtis and his son Edmund T. Curtis, along with various documents and ephemera that document their family's life in the nineteenth- and early twentieth centuries. The most important part of the collection are the 92 letters that James B.F. Curtis wrote to his wife, parents, and sister during his service as hospital steward with the 1st Michigan Colored Infantry Regiment, 1863-1865. These Civil War...
Dates: 1789 - 1913; Majority of material found within 1863-1865, 1911-1913
Series — Box: 52
Abstract Daily newsletter to foster communication. Handwritten by the William James College community.
Series — Box: 9-12
Abstract A daily bulletin published Monday-Friday reporting on and detailing campus events and announcements. September 1981-Winter 1990.
Scope and Contents Contains minutes, agendas, supplemental materials, and related correspondence of the Deans Council from 1985 to 2012 and the Provost's Cabinet from 2012 to 2015. Also contains one file on Dean's Retreats from 1984-2001.
Dates: 1985 - 2015
Series — Box: 49
Abstract The Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute was formally established in 1985 to continue a program formed in 1967 when a research vessell was donated by D.J. Angus. The vessel was dedicated to the study of Lake Michigan's water chemistry and aquatic life by Grand Valley students and faculty. This history of the Water Resources Institute in Muskegon, Michigan was written by Gordon Olson.
Collection Description The collection of research, interviews, and writing by Robert DeMott; and the collection of published writings by and writings about Michigan writer Jim Harrison were compiled by Robert DeMott while writing Conversations with Jim Harrison (2002) and Conversations with Jim Harrison, Revised and Updated (2019). The collection contains a notebook compiled by DeMott, interviews conducted and edited by DeMott and Patrick Smith, correspondence with...
Dates: 1971 - 2019
Abstract Gift files from Grand Valley State Development Office, pertaining to the development of a Law School Program, 1972-1973.
Dates: Other: 1970 - 1975
Series — Multiple Containers
Abstract Dewey Hoitenga joined Grand Valley's faculty in 1965 and retired in 2001. During his years at Grand Valley, he chaired the All-College Academic Senate, Social Studies Division, College of Arts and Sciences, and twice served as chair of the Arts and Humanities Division. He served on the Dean’s Executive Council and President’s Executive Council. He also helped to develop the Liberal Arts and Religious Studies Programs, as well as the General Education and Graduate Study Programs. He chaired the...
Scope and Contents Four ledgers document the Dexter farm accounts, income, expenses, weather, deaths in the community, and other observations. Nearly all the entries are written in pencil, with an occasional line in ink. The day-to-day routines of running a farm in late nineteenth-century and early twentieth century Michigan are shown in great detail, including income from sales of produce and livestock, expenses for seed, infrastructure, clothing, medicines, funerals, wages, taxes, community donations, and...
Dates: 1886 - 1908
Series — Multiple Containers
Abstract Telephone directories for faculty and staff. Early directories included students. Also includes Ethnic Directory, 1994; Diversity Directory, 2007; Disability Reference Guide, 2005; GVSU Resources, 1993-1994.
Dates: 1966 - 2016
Series — Box: 1
Abstract This annual report of the Division of Arts and Humanities (now College of Liberal Arts and Sciences) was presented to the Board of Trustees. The report contains a divisional report from the dean, unit reports from each department, and tables that depict the amount of student hours taught and Arts and Humanities majors.
Scope and Contents Series contains assorted publications, reports, directories, and promotional materials from the GVSU Division of Inclusion and Equity, spanning from 2011-2018.
Scope and Contents Scrapbook/photograph album, 185 x 281 mm. 69 leaves. Black leather over thin boards with “My School-Day Memory Book” stamped in gold on cover. Contains photographs, correspondence, telegrams, school report cards, theatre and concert programs, invitations, dance cards, and other ephemera documenting the social life and school activities of Dorothy Goodrich, mostly in Owosso, Michigan. Some of the leaves seem to have been rearranged, as not all of them are in chronological order.
Dates: 1924 - 1933
Series — Multiple Containers
Abstract New magazine of Student Life.
Collection Description The Mary Harrison Dumsch papers consist of personal records and published writings collected by Dumsch by and about the life and work of Michigan-born writer Jim Harrison. The Dumsch collection, in part, duplicates materials found in the Jim Harrison papers, but also includes many unique items.The collection includes handwritten correspondence by Harrison, primarily to his mother, one early letter to his sister Judy; promotional materials from publishers, producers, and event...
Scope and Contents Photograph album, 281 x 358 mm. 31 black leaves. Deep red leather covered boards with central design and "Photographs" stamped in gold in lower right corner of cover. Contains 370 black-and-white and color photographs glued to the front and back of the leaves; most have captions on the photographs themselves in blue ink. Assembled by Evelyn DuVall, the photographs document life in a small rural town in southeastern Michigan over a period of eleven years. Included are births, christenings,...
Dates: 1959 - 1970
Scope and Contents The collection contains the records of the Dyer-Ives Foundation, with materials dating from the organization's founding in 1960 until its closure in 2016. The records document the administration, finances, and grant making operations of the foundation – and illustrate the impact the foundation had on the City of Grand Rapids, its economy, social and cultural institutions, and local environment.Series 1. Corporate and Financial Records contains the founding documents, bylaws and articles of...
Dates: 1960 - 2016
Scope and Contents Collection contains approximately 89 pieces of popular sheet music, spanning from the very late 19th century to the early 20th century.
Dates: circa 1885-1951
Collection — Reel: 1-6
Collection Descriptions Collection contains microfilmed issues of the East Grand Rapids Cadence newspaper from November 1992 to May 1994.
Dates: Publication: November 11, 1992 - May 4, 1994
Scope and Contents Contains early records and promotional materials relating to the programs and services of the L. V. Eberhard Center on Grand Valley's Grand Rapids Campus.
Scope and Contents Series contains records relating to bilingual education training at Grand Valley State Colleges between the years of 1971 and 1979. Files include program proposals, correspondence and memoranda, administrative files, CVs and biographical information about program directors and instructors, and information about student teachers and courses. The records also document grant-funded projects, as well as initiatives such as the Right To Read program.
Collection Description Program and administrative files, meeting minutes.
Dates: 1967 - 1982
Scope and Contents Photograph album, 186 x 275 mm. 50 leaves; limp black faux leather-grained cloth covers. Contains 154 black-and-white photographs of various sizes, both captioned and uncaptioned. All are pasted down, some on both recto and verso of the leaves. Images cover a number of subjects. A. Manistique: views of buildings (exterior and interior), streets, and neighborhoods. Included is the Nequette home and photographic studio near Cedar and River Streets as well as the destruction of the Rose...
Dates: 1905 - 1913
- Michigan 445
- Universities and colleges 373
- Publications 295
- Files (Records) 129
- Grand Rapids (Mich.) 53
- Photographs 43
- Community newspapers 40
- Correspondence 37
- World War, 1939-1945 31
- Newspapers 18
- Scrapbooks 18
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty 16
- College administrators 14
- Business 13
- Diaries 11
- Science -- Study and teaching 11
- Michigan -- History 10
- Oral histories 10
- Postcards 10
- Education 9 ∧ less
- English 605
- Spanish; Castilian 2
- Belarusian 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- German 1
- Grand Valley State University 337
- Grand Valley State University. Division of Student Services 36
- Grand Valley State University. Dean of Students Office 19
- Grand Valley State Colleges. William James College 17
- Grand Valley State University. University Communications 17
- Grand Valley State University. Office of the President 16
- Grand Valley State University. Regional Math and Science Center 15
- Grand Valley State Colleges. Thomas Jefferson College 13
- United States. Army 11
- Grand Valley State University. Office of the Provost 9
- Grand Valley State University. Seidman College of Business 9
- Grand Valley State University. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 8
- Grand Valley State University. Counseling and Career Development Center 8
- Grand Valley State University. Padnos International Center 8
- University of Michigan 8
- Grand Valley State University. Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute 7
- Grand Valley State University. University Libraries 7
- Grand Valley State University. Business and Finance 6
- Grand Valley State University. History Department 6
- Grand Valley State University. Office of Graduate Studies 6 ∧ less